Area 74

Main Information
Area ID 74
Site Agia Sofia
Area type cemetery or grave
Area NR
Dating method none recorded
Radiocarbon dated None
Earliest date: Lab Number
Earliest date: 14C age (BP)
Earliest date: Calibration None
Earliest date: 14C age calibrated (BC)
Earliest date: Date of calibration None
Earliest date: Standard deviation None
Earliest date: Delta 13C None
Earliest date: Dated by
Latest date: Lab Number
Latest date: 14C age (BP)
Latest date: Calibration None
Latest date: 14C age calibrated (BC)
Latest date: Date of calibration None
Latest date: Standard deviation None
Latest date: Delta 13C None
Latest date: Dated by
Period Reference
Comment A parallel for this tomb has been seen in the Toumba Valoumenou of Chaironeia but the interpretation of Toumba was last questioned.
Settlement type None
Settlement structure
Settlement building type
Settlement building shape
Settlement building technique
Settlement archaeological features
Cave/rockshelters type None
Cave/rockshelters: Evidence of graves/human remains
Cave/rockshelters: Evidence of occupation
Quarry exploitation type None
Quarry raw material
Cemetery/graves topography extramural
Cemetery/graves mortuary features
Grave: number of graves
Grave type tumulus
Grave: type of human remains inhumation
Grave: estimated number of individuals 3
Grave: age groups
Grave: sexes
Grave: number of female sex None
Grave: number of male sex None
Grave: number of not specified sex None
Grave: disturbance of graves consecutive burials
Description Inside the tumulus was a chamber which had three phases. In the filling some bone remains and two consecutive burials were found. The hill itself was covered with clay and had sunk on the small plateau a container filled with ash.
Location of the Site